Butterfly World in Coconut Creek is the first park of its kind in the Western Hemisphere and the largest butterfly park in the World. Many years of research, combined with careful planning and control, have created the right conditions for thousands of butterflies to fly, court, feed and bask in the sunlight, as you walk among them and enter the world! Because most of these butterflies are bred at Butterfly World, you will also be able to witness their entire life cycle and marvel at unusual caterpillars and pupae.
With its golf and tennis facilities, unique eco-adventures and breathtaking beach, Crandon Park offers something for everyone.
You’ve heard the mysterious legends and fascinating facts about dolphins, now you can SEE, TOUCH and LEARN about these mysterious creatures at the new Dolphin Harbor at Miami Seaquarium.
Located in Florida City, Everglades Outpost is one of the only facilities of its kind dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation and release of wild and exotic wildlife. During your visit, get up close with tigers, Florida panthers, bears, alligators, king cobras, and more! Learn about their stories, specie background, and interesting character traits.
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden is a superb, 33 ha (83 acre) botanic garden, with extensive collections of rare tropical plants including palms, cycads, flowering trees and vines.
John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park is the nation's first UNDERWATER park! Formed in the 1960's, Pennekamp Park represents over 100 square miles of mangrove shoreline, grass flats, and of course our famous coral reef. Adjacent to Pennekamp (and extending it's boundaries out to international waters) is the Key Largo National Marine Sanctuary. Both these pristine coral reef areas are protected by law against environmental abuse, guaranteeing this beautiful resource will last for many generations.
Jungle Island combines Miami's historic landmark with a contemporary theme park. Featuring some of the globe's most exotic and marvelous animals such as the largest crocodile in the New World and the famous flamingos highlighted in Miami-Vice, Jungle Island is also home to playful baby orangutans, amazing tigers and countless vibrant parrots of every genus. The three featured animal shows thrill guests throughout their four-hour escape as they stroll along the 1.35 miles of winding trails. The park boasts some of the most unusual flora found around the world, from the extraordinary African Sausage Tree to one of the rarest collections of Cycads. Guests are truly immersed in a lush, tropical jungle.
Located on a 38-acre tropical paradise with spectacular skyline views lies a South Florida attraction like no other. Welcome to Miami Seaquarium®, a place where dolphins walk on water and killer whales fly through the air. Where sea lions delight children of all ages and endangered sea turtles and manatees find a safe haven. Enjoy a world-class marine-life entertainment park with eight different marine animal shows and astonishing daily presentations.
Known as the "Cruise Capital of the World," the Port of Miami offers the most convenient cruising distances aboard the largest year-round home based fleet. The Port provides the ultimate passenger facilities and gives vacationers the opportunity to conveniently extend their warm weather vacation experiences into the Greater Miami area.
One of the world’s great zoos, Zoo Miami houses more than 900 wild animals in a cageless setting that closely approximates the animals’ natural habitats and gives the visitor the feeling of embarking on an international safari.